Microsoft CAL Software -- HyperV or SpareLaptop ?

I have 20 users who only use Microsoft Visio
edit features a few times per year, therefore
I would like a "2 user concurrent license"
instead of a "20 users named license",
but I don't think they sell a concurrent
license, therefore which one of the
below do you recommend ?
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Option
  #1 = install Microsoft Visio on two old
       junk laptops, have users CHECKOUT
       the laptop when needed

  #2 = install Microsoft Visio on two
       HyperV Windows 8.1 Pro VMs, have
       users LOGIN to these VMs when needed
finance_teacherAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
I would opt for #2, you will give users a better user experience, faster laptop new features, new OS, later version of Visio.
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finance_teacherAuthor Commented:
1. Is #2 legal ?
2. How can I somehow display "VM RDP status" on a webpage so user
    knows which VMs are "Not in Use" so before they login ?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
it's named users, so you will still need to have a license per names user.

unless you have a non user account, e.g. Kiosk Account.
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finance_teacherAuthor Commented:
I am going to have four KIOSK accounts --> KIOSK1, KIOSK2, KIOSK3, KIOSK4

Users go to a website, click on a not-in-use KIOSK1, KIOSK2, KIOSK3, KIOSK4 VM, and do their edits.

I assume this would be legal, eliminating the need for 20 "named user" Project licenses down to 4 "named user" when I will only have up to 4 concurrent user=KIOSK1, KIOSK2, KIOSK3, or KIOSK4 account names ?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
I would think your named users are KIOSK1, KIOSK2, KIOSK3, or KIOSK4!

probably stretching licensing a bit...
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